Dancing on Ice star Anthony Cotton 'devastated' as best friend dies suddenly before performance
Coronation Street star Anthony Cotton has revealed his heartbreak after his closest friend passed away just shortly before his time on Dancing on Ice .
Gareth Donnelly was the first person that Corrie star told about doing the show, and he promised to cheer him on from the sidelines.
But tragically, just shortly after Anthony told Met Police officer Gareth the news, he passed away - at the age of only 37.
He had complained of feeling ill and had just returned from a hospital consultation last July when he collapsed from a lung haemorrhage. He left behind wife Amy, 33, and daughter Matilda –... read more
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